Gary Knisely

Gary Robert Knisely

Friday, April 11th, 1958 - Saturday, May 23rd, 2020
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Gary R. Knisely II
Age 62, passed away peacefully on Saturday May 23, 2020 at Robert Packer Hospital. Gary was born on April 11,1958 in Somerset, PA. He married Neva L. Knisely on March 28, 1981, and had one son Garry Robert Knisely III. Gary retired from the US NAVY after 20 years of serving. After the NAVY, he worked at Sugar & Spice Restaurant, he then began working at Southern Tier News along with beginning his lawn and driveway sealing business. When he wasn’t working he enjoyed hunting, camping, and going to see NASCAR and Indy races. He was always helping friends and neighbors in need, Gary, was a great man and will be loved and missed dearly, may he rest in peace. Like he always says “You Cannot Eat The Horns”. Donations to Horseheads Food Pantry and The Post 442 Horseheads American Legion in memory of him. The family welcomes your condolences and prayers at this time, but services will be held at a later date. Condolences and words of comfort may be expressed at Gary’s Book of Memories at
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    Woodlawn National Cemetery
    1825 Davis Street
    ELMIRA, NY 14905
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